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  • n. Plural form of bookful.

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Examples

  • β€œHe can read and write English and French, he knows his numbers, he can recite whole bookfuls of poetry —”

    The Pillars of the Earth

  • He had read a good deal of the odds and ends of literature and, as a simple-minded islander expressed it in my hearing, knew more bookfuls than anybody on the island.

    Humorous Ghost Stories

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